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Mediaeval society.

Sidney Painter

Mediaeval society.

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Published by Cornell University Press in Ithaca .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Civilization, Medieval

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesThe Development of Western civilization
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCB351 .P3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination109 p.
    Number of Pages109
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6090754M
    LC Control Number51007082


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The Church often wielded more power than the often-weak feudal monarchies that characterized medieval society. In the Twelfth Century, there arose a strong presence of chivalry in Medieval society which quickly inhabited the literature of the time; the chivalric code was a moral code, or rather, a code of conduct bound to duty, honor, and justice.

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